Ask any motorcycle owner out there and they will tell you that safety is paramount when riding a motorcycle. Along with the protective suit, a motorcycle helmet is perhaps the most important piece of protective gear a biker can and should own. Do not presume that you won’t get into an accident or that whatever cheap gear you have will protect you in the event of a collision because it won’t. Instead, try to look at protective gear as a long-term investment into your future health. There is perhaps no better way to do that than by getting yourself a reliable motorcycle helmet to protect yourself. To give you a better idea of what to look for, we put together a list of the ten best motorcycle helmets money can buy.
Best Motorcycle Helmets Reviews 2017
10Pilot Motosport ST-17 Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet
Designed and constructed with a high-quality injection molded ABS shell, the Pilot Motosport ST-17 Full-Face Motorcycle Helmet DOT/ECE (Black, X-Large) comes equipped with a special drop down retractable sun screen. Featuring an easy to use tool-less shield change mechanism, you can change shields without any added effort. This motorcycle helmet also comes with a unique exhaust system and a venture intake ensuring an almost perfect breathability for the rider at all times.
9TCMT Dot Adult German Style Black Leather Half Helmet
The TCMT Dot Adult German Style Black Leather Half Helmet Motorcycle Chopper Cruiser Biker Helmet+Goggles comes equipped with special UV protection, a lightweight and compact design, and a high overall durability. It features a dual D-ring made from stainless steel and is ideal for biking, cruising and touring. The optical lenses are made from plastic and are resistant to scratches and outer damage. Featuring a soft, adjustable chin strap, this motorcycle helmet is extremely comfortable and convenient to wear.
8Fuel Helmets SH-FF0016 Full Face Helmet
The Fuel Helmets SH-FF0016 Full Face Helmet comes with a diffuser with two vents for optimal airflow, designed and constructed with a durable, lightweight, thermoplastic shell. This heavy duty motorcycle helmet also comes equipped with removable cheek pads on the inside that adds to the comfort level. These can be removed when cleaning the helmet. This helmet also features a quick release shield ensuring no extra effort is required to take it off in a jiffy.
7TORC T55 Spec-Op Half Helmet with ‘Flag”
The TORC T55 Spec-Op Half Helmet with ‘Flag comes with dual outer shells for proper balance in appearance. Its special oval shape with drop down sun – screen makes this motorcycle helmet extremely unique and heavy duty by most standards. This helmet also features removable and washable anti-microbial cheek padding with special soft inner fabric for added comfort and great fit. Also worth mentioning is that this helmet not only meets but even exceeds the safety standards of DOT.
6ILM Full Face Motorcycle Street Bike Helmet
The ILM Full Face Motorcycle Street Bike Helmet is one among the best of its kind. Featuring two sun visors, one clear and one smoked it comes with a neck scarf for utilization during the cold season. Thanks to its brilliant design and padding, this motorcycle helmet helps in elimination of outer noise caused by the wind. Designed and constructed with a durable and lightweight ABS shell this helmet meets all the safety standards of FMVSS-218 and DOT.
51Storm Motorcycle Bike Full Face Helmet
Made from super light, robust, premium grade aerodynamic thermoplastic alloy, the 1Storm Motorcycle bike full face helmet comes equipped with a unique 3-level air circulation control along with five different ventilation channels for extra breathability. Thanks to its soft interior padding and cushioning, which is removable and washable, this motorcycle offers maximum comfort. Its outer finishing is UV protected and glossy and it comes equipped with an Aerodynamic rear venturi-effect exhaust spoiler.
4ILM 10 Colors Motorcycle Dual Visor Helmet
The ILM 10 Colors Motorcycle Dual Visor Flip up Modular Full Face Helmet comes equipped with the latest EPS impact absorption inner lining and meets all standards of FMVSS-218 and DOT. Featuring a soft comfortable liner, the motorcycle helmet comes with cheek pads that are soft, light in weight and can be easily removed for cleaning purposes. Thanks to its sleek design and construction, this helmet helps to reduce and eliminate wind and noise. It also features a unique flip-up functionality and is resistant to scratches and fog.
3Fuel Helmets SH-WS0017 Open Face Helmet with Shield
Approved by all safety standards of DOT FMVSS N218, the Fuel Helmets SH-WS0017 Open Face Helmet with Shield comes with some of the best features you would look for in a motorcycle helmet. Featuring a UV-coated outer finish, special pivot shields that provide protect from outer damage and elements, vents positioned at the brow area for added circulation of air and ventilation, this helmet protects you from the wind, dirt debris etc, ensuring you feel fresh and free thanks to its open face design.
2VCAN V531Cruiser Solid Flat Black Small Half Helmet
Made from premium grade ABS thermoplastic resin, the VCAN V531Cruiser Solid Flat Black Small Half Helmet features a shell that meets all the safety standards of the DOT. Thanks to its solid design and construction, this motorcycle helmet is extremely durable and robust, yet compact in size. It comes with inner cheek pads that can be removed and washed and that adds to the comfort and great fit. It also comes with a double D-ring that is fastened well with a nylon chin strap.
1Bell Qualifier Unisex-Adult Full Face Street Helmet
Certified and passed by DOT, the Bell Qualifier Unisex-Adult Full Face Street Helmet is the perfect helmet for bikers, racers and for adults who are passionate about street racing. This helmet is durable, heavy duty and can be used by both men and women. Featuring a tinted shield, this full face street helmet is anti-fog, scratch resistant and comes with a special UV protection. Thanks to its padded wind collar, this helmet helps to reduce road and wind noise considerably.